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Submitted by cdt2131 on December 15, 2015 at 10:54am.
Get Healthy Heights Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health

We’ve all been there: a patient dutifully checking in to the doctor’s office, on time, only to be stuck in the waiting room for what feels like an eternity. It’s an all-too-common scenario, resulting in a high amount of frustration from patients and health care providers alike. One can’t help but wonder: why does it always take so long to be seen, and can’t anything be done to make things better? Read more: